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Swastika Night by Katherine Burdekin
Adult Fiction

Swastika Night by Katherine Burdekin

I’m shocked by just how much I enjoyed this book, I thought I was going to hate it. I haven’t had the best experience with the University reading I’ve had to do of late so this was a pleasant surprise.…

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2018 – A Year in Review
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2018 – A Year in Review

Looking back I didn’t think I’d done all that much this year, nor did I think it’d been all that good. At least not the first half of it but looking at all these photos of the things I’ve done…

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Confessions of an English Opium Eater by Thomas de Quincey
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Confessions of an English Opium Eater by …

I still lack any idea what this book entailed, nor can I accurately describe it. Simply because it was chaos. Complete and utter chaos. Though I’m not entirely sure what I expected from self professed Opium induced musings. De Quincey…

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The Getaway by Jim Thompson
Adult Fiction

The Getaway by Jim Thompson

I can’t quite say I enjoyed this one. It was a fast read but it wasn’t that good. At least in my opinion. The first sixty or so pages was fine, a typical bank heist and after that it just…

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Hiroshima by John Hersey
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Hiroshima by John Hersey

I didn’t think this book would grip me the way it did. I knew very little of the A-Bomb drop on Hiroshima, only that it happened if I’m honest, but Hersey’s account opened my eyes. He recounted real peoples experiences…

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